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Limited License to Use this Website
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General Use Restrictions
As a condition of your access and use of this Website, You agree that: i) You will only use this Website and/or any of the Materials for personal, non-commercial purposes; ii) You will not to use the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or interfere with another person's use and enjoyment of the Website, including uploading or introducing files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or other applications or programs that cause damage or interference with any computer, server or network; iii) You will not engage in any unauthorized use of any Materials in a manner that violates copyright laws, trademark laws or the laws of privacy and publicity of another; iv) You will not to use any data mining, robots, engage in any "harvesting or similar data gathering or extraction methods in connection with this Website; v) You will not otherwise engage in any hacking or attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion of this Website; and vi) You agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations of the United States and any other applicable International treaty, law or regulation governing your use of this Website. Use of this Website for any of the foregoing reasons is strictly prohibited. Additional use restrictions are contained elsewhere in this Agreement.
Compliance with Applicable Laws
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Our Intellectual Property
All Materials are either owned or licensed by us and are protected under our proprietary rights. Commercial use of any of the Materials contained on this Website is strictly prohibited. Except as otherwise stated, none of the Materials may be saved, downloaded, copied, reproduced in any electronic, digital or mechanical format or medium or by way of photocopying or otherwise, and may not be disseminated, distributed, re-published or used for any public display or performance, in any form or manner whatsoever without our prior written consent. We reserve the right to limit the amount of Materials displayed on this Website. You are restricted from, modifying or altering any copyright or other proprietary notice, or trademarks from any of the Materials found on this Website. In addition, the "look and feel" of this Website (including the unique combination of Website colors, page headers, graphics, icons, images and scripts, etc.) is considered by us to be valuable and protectable trade dress and may not be copied, imitated, or used (in whole or in part) by You without our prior written permission. This Website and all separate Website elements are protected under United States copyright laws. You may not engage in any "framing" of any page of this Website or otherwise of any of the Materials on this Website. Some of the Materials on this Website include embedded video and/or audio recordings and may include podcasts and other similar downloadable video or audio files from time to time. All video and audio recordings and files are owned by us unless otherwise stated in those Materials. Additionally, this Website may contain embedded video or audio recordings from external servers and third party websites including, but not limited to, YouTube.com, Google Video, etc. All such embedded recordings are owned by us regardless of whether they are hosted by any such third party websites and/or external servers.
Our External Links Policy
We grant You permission to link to this Website, including "deep linking" to web pages within this Website. However, at all times You agree that: (1) You will only use a text link to link to this Website as it appears on your website and You will not use any trademark or logo or incorporate any type of "image link on your website using any of the Materials; (2) You will not engage in any "scraping" of the Materials by any means (i.e., extracting content from the Website and reformatting it, aggregating it with other content or redistributing it other than in its complete and original format); (3) You will not engage in any "framing" of any pages of this Website or any of the Materials by copying any displaying any portions thereof through use of any in-line links or by any other manner; and (4) You agree to display any web page within this Website in full including all trademarks, advertising, banner ads and all other promotional materials, unaltered and without any additional content not included on the original webpage, including any frame, border, margin, design, logo, branding, third party trademark or any other advertising or promotional materials not displayed on the original webpage. We reserve the right at any time, in our sole discretion, to revoke your right to link to any webpage on this Website. Any other use by You of any external links to this Website made in any manner other than according to these terms is strictly prohibited. Notwithstanding the foregoing, You, or any of your employees, agents, affiliates or any other person or entity under your control, are restricted from placing any type of external link to this Website on any website that has been penalized or de-indexed by Google or any other major search engine due to the website's content, spam practices, any malware/viruses contained on the website(s) or due to any other activities whatsoever in violation of the terms or policies of such search engine. In addition, You agree that You will immediately cause the removal of any links to this Website from any such third-party website(s) which has/have in fact been penalized or de-indexed by Google or any other major search engine, or which otherwise has/have caused us to suffer a decrease in search engine rankings, incur any search engine penalties or suffer any other damages due to the existence of any links to our Website.
We provide our SMS and MMS business to customer message marketing campaign management platform (“Services”) through this Website under our separate SaaS Terms of Service ("Other Agreement"). The terms and conditions governing your purchase and use of our platform services are contained exclusively in the Other Agreement and this Agreement shall not be deemed or construed to alter the terms of the Other Agreement.
Trademarks and Service Marks Notice
All logos or any other trademarks, trade names or service marks and/or any other marks or logos posted on this Website, whether marked or unmarked, is either owned by us, an affiliate or subsidiary, or by some third party. No trademarks, trade names, service marks, etc. posted on this Website may be used without the prior written consent of the owner. We retain all rights, ownership, title and interest in all trademarks, trade names or service marks contained on the Website owned by us, whether or not we have registered for or have been granted any such protections under State and/or Federal law. Additionally, any use of any metatags or any other tags or text not openly visible on this Website which utilizes our name, trademark, service mark, or uses the name of any product or service offered by us without the our prior written permission is strictly prohibited. You are restricted from "co-branding” this Website with any third party website, product or business. This means You are restricted from copying any trademark, logo, service mark, trade name or any other Materials on this Website and displaying the same on any other website in any manner that would provide any viewer to reasonably conclude that such website is or could be affiliated with this Website and/or the Website operator and/or has permission to display the contents of this Website or any Materials.
DMCA and Trademark/Service Mark Policy
We will, in appropriate circumstances as determined in our sole discretion, terminate the rights of any of our clients utilizing our Services to submit, upload or post any of their own content onto their dashboard using our Services. If any such content uploaded by any of our clients using our Services infringes upon any third-party intellectual property rights, we will investigate notices of copyright infringement and take appropriate actions pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) ("DMCA"). Please see our DMCA Policy on this Website for more details and how to notify us of any alleged infringing materials appearing on this Website or as content in any SMS or MMS text message received by you or otherwise sent by one of our customers.
Intellectual Property Disclaimer
Any references made on this Website to any established trade names, trademarks, service marks, product names or any other third party intellectual property is strictly used for reference and identification purposes only. No ownership, affiliation or sponsorship exists between us and the owner of any referenced trademark, trade name, service mark, or with any specific good or service referenced on this Website. We do not endorse or recommend any services or products referenced on this Website unless otherwise expressly stated, however they may be referenced or identified.
External links Disclaimer
This Website may contain links to third party web sites not owned by us. Any external links are provided as a matter of convenience to You. This means that we do not endorse the content contained on any website linked to this Website or claim any affiliation or sponsorship with such third party website. By clicking on any external link, You understand you will be leaving this Website and will no longer be viewing any of the Materials. We have no control over the content contained in these other websites and have no obligation to review this content or information. If you decide to click on any of the links contained on this Website, You agree that You are doing so do entirely at your own risk. You agree that we are in no way responsible for the availability, reliability or performance of any websites linked to this Website. Additionally, we shall not be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any claim in connection with your use of such third party websites including, but not limited to, any computer viruses, data loss or any claims relating to any products or services sold on any third party websites.
USE AND ACCESS OF THIS WEBSITE AND OF ANY OF THE MATERIALS IS DONE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THIS WEBSITE AND ALL MATERIALS ARE BEING PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "WITH ALL FAULTS. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, REGARDING YOUR USE OR THE PERFORMANCE OF THIS WEBSITE OR RELATING TO YOUR USE OF ANY OF THE MATERIALS IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, WE MAKE NO WARRANTY REGARDING THE QUALITY, USEFULNESS, PERFORMANCE OR RELIABILITY OF THIS WEBSITE OR OF ANY MATERIALS OR THAT THIS WEBSITE OR ANY MATERIALS WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS OF USE OR THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, ERROR FREE OR THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED IN A TIMELY MANNER BY US. WE ARE UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO UPDATE ANY OF THE MATERIALS OR OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE OR ANY OF THE MATERIALS ARE APPROPRIATE OR LEGAL IN YOUR JURISDICTION OR THAT THIS WEBSITE OR ANY OF THE MATERIALS WILL BE FREE FROM VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR ANY OTHER CODE, APPLICATION OR PROGRAM THAT MAY CONTAIN HARMFUL ELEMENTS.
LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY
YOU AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS OR REVENUES, LOST DATA OR LOSS OF GOODWILL, OR FOR ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER INCLUDING YOUR USE OR RELIANCE ON ANY OF THE MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE OR CONTAINED ON ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE YOU ACCESS THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU AS STATED HEREIN REGARDLESS OF THE CASUE OF ANY DAMAGE YOU MAY INCUR, INCLUDING ANY DAMAGES NOT FORSEEABLE BY US AND REGARDLESS OF THE NATURE OF ANY CLAIM, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, BY STATUTE, FOR ANY TORTS (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE AND STRICT LIABILITY) OR FOR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE SAME. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU MAY BE WAIVING RIGHTS WITH RESPECT TO CLAIMS THAT ARE UNKNOWN OR ARE UNSUSPECTED. ACCORDINGLY, YOU AGREE TO WAIVE THE BENEFIT OF AND YOUR RIGHTS UNDER ANY LAW THAT OTHERWISE MIGHT LIMIT YOUR WAIVER OF SUCH CLAIMS INCLUDING, TO THE EXTENT APPLICABLE, CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE $1542.
Exceptions to Disclaimers And Limitations
Some jurisdictions do not allow the waiver of certain warranties or the limitation of liability for certain damages. Accordingly, some of the above warranty disclaimers and limitations of liability may not apply to you. To the extent that we may not disclaim any implied warranty or limit its damages, the scope and duration of any required warranties under law and the extent of our liability shall be as limited as allowed under any applicable laws.
Indemnification by You
You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless, including our directors, officers, shareholders, members, managers, employees, agents or attorneys, to the extent applicable, from any and all claims, liabilities, legal proceedings, damages, losses, costs, expenses, or fees (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising from or related to: i) Your use of and interaction with this Website in any way whatsoever; or ii) any violation of the terms and conditions of this Agreement; or iii) violation of any law; or iv) violation of the rights of any third party for which any suit or legal proceeding is brought against us related to such violation. We reserve the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you and, in such case, you agree to cooperate with our defense of such claim and agree that we shall be entitled to exercise sole discretion over the control and manner of such defense.
Privacy And Communications Policy Consent
By using this Website, You consent to our use of any personal information provided by You through your use of this Website pursuant to the terms contained in our Privacy and Communications Policy. You also acknowledge that You have read and understand these terms before You submit any personal information on this Website for any reason.
We intend to comply with the requirements of the CAN-SPAM Act (15 U.S.C. $ 7701 et. seq.) at all times. We do not engage in sending any unsolicited SPAM or junk mail of any kind including sending out any email communications in bulk or by a single mailing to anyone. However, if You have registered to this Website or subscribed to receive any materials from us and provided your email, You may receive promotional emails regarding upcoming product offers, sales, contests, etc. We do not consider such communications to be unsolicited SPAM. You will always have an option to opt-out of receiving any such communications from us. Please see our Privacy and Communications Policy for more information on how we use any information we collect from You.
No person who accesses or uses this Website, including any registered users, may use any information collected from this Website to send any unsolicited email communications or email communications otherwise in violation of the CAN-SPAM Act. Such activities are strictly prohibited and a violation of these terms. We will immediately terminate the user account of any registered user (to the extent applicable) who has violated this provision. If You would like to opt-out from receiving any promotional emails from us, or if You would like to contact us for any other reason relating to this policy, including making any complaints regarding any emails sent to you or our email policy in general, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide the reason why you are contacting us in the body of your email and a brief subject line description.
If any provision of this Agreement is held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction, in whole or in part, to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any respect, for any reason, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remainder of that provision, any other remaining provisions, and of the entire Agreement shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby, and shall be interpreted, to the extent possible, to achieve the purposes as originally expressed with the provision found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable. Each provision hereof is intended to be severable, and the validity, legality, or enforceability of any provision of this Agreement shall not affect the validity, legality, or enforceability of the remainder of the Agreement.
B. Entire Agreement
Except for the Privacy and Communications Policy or the terms of any Other Agreement, these terms supersede any and all prior and existing agreements, whether oral or in writing, between You and us with respect to your use and access of this Website and constitutes the entire agreement between the parties. This Agreement will be expressly incorporated by reference in each and every agreement between You and us regarding your use and access of this Website, including the terms of any Other Agreement.
C. Remedies/Attorney's Fees
In the event of a violation of this Agreement, we shall have each and every remedy available at law or equity in order to address such breach by You. In the event any party brings an action to enforce any provisions of this Agreement, whether such action is at law, in equity, or otherwise, and such party prevails in such action, such party shall be entitled, in addition to any other rights or remedies available to it, to collect from the non-prevailing party or parties the reasonable costs and expenses incurred in the investigation preceding such action and the prosecution of such action, including but not limited to reasonable attorney fees and court costs. YOU AGREE THAT ANY CLAIM MUST BE FILED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE ACTS OR OCCURRENCES SUPPORTING SUCH A CLAIM, WITHOUT TOLLING FOR A FAILURE TO DISCOVER SUCH ACT OR OCCURRENCE. If You do not file a claim within the requisite one (1) year period, that claim(s) shall be waived and released and You shall be forever barred from asserting that claim(s).
D. Venue/Choice of Law
Any and all claims, demands, controversies or legal proceedings arising out of or related to this Agreement and/or your use of this Website may only be brought exclusively in the Benton County District Court, situated in Kennewick, Washington and You hereby expressly agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such court and consent to extra-territorial service of process. Further, You waive any right to challenge the selection and choice of jurisdiction and You acknowledge that the right of selection of jurisdiction being waived by You is a valid part of the consideration of allowing access to and use of this Website by You. This Agreement shall be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the state of Washington, U.S.A., without regard to any applicable provincial conflict of laws principles and without regard to any applicable International laws, treaties or regulations.
The waiver by us of a breach of any provision of this Agreement by You shall not operate or be construed as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach by You. Any non-enforcement of this agreement by us shall not be considered a waiver of our rights to enforce the terms hereunder.
G. Termination of Website Services
We reserve the right at any time, in our absolute sole discretion, to modify or terminate, either temporarily or permanently, this Website, any of the Materials or any services or functions offered by or through this Website, with or without notice. You agree that we shall not be liable to You or to any third party for any such modification or termination. These Website terms shall remain in full force and effect notwithstanding any termination of your use of this website.
The section titles in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. These Terms will be interpreted without application of any strict construction in favor of or against You or us.
These Terms, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by You, but may be assigned by us without restriction.
Subscription Terms of Service
THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE ENTERED INTO BY Cityintros LLC, A limited liability company ORGANIZED UNDER THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON, U.S.A. ("WE OR US") and the individual or entity THAT HAS CREATED an account with US including, without limitation, any employee, independent contractor, invitee or agent of such entity and any other individual or entity accessing or using the Services (“YOU” AND “YOUR”).
IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18, YOU ARE RESTRICTED FROM USING THE SERVICES. By using the Services and otherwise entering into this Agreement, You represent to us that You are at least 18 years of age.
Text Club Nation SMS/MMS Subscription Services
The services the subject of this Agreement consist of full access and use of our TextClubNation online SMS/MMS interface messaging platform enabling your business to create and manage SMS and/or MMS campaigns and send text messages to recipients via their mobile devices (collectively “Services”).
Subscription Services Non-Exclusive Limited License
Subject to your continued compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, You are hereby granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable and revocable license and right to access and use the Services including the right to: i) access and use of the Dashboard located on the password-protected secure area of our Website (“Dashboard”) in order to administer and operate live SMS and MMS message campaigns to your business customers, including access and use of all materials or applications (including short codes) made available to You through your Dashboard access ("Materials"), for your business use. The limited license right of access of the restricted portion of our Website for operation of your Dashboard and all Materials made available thereon is also hereby granted concurrently to any of your employees or any third-party contractors who assist your business with your SMS and/or MMS marketing campaigns.
You are not authorized to: (i) resell or sublicense, outsource, time-share or rent the Services or Materials; (ii) distribute, transmit, or publish any portions of the Website to the public or download (other than page caching) or modify any portion of the Website in any form, format, or method; (iii) modify, create derivative works from or reverse engineer, reverse assemble, disassemble or decompile the Services or any Materials or otherwise attempt to discover any source code or use unauthorized versions of the Services or any Materials for purposes including (without limitation) building a product or service similar to or competitive with the Services or to gain unauthorized access to the Services; or (iv) otherwise use the Services or any Materials as part of a product or service for any commercial use or purpose whatsoever or in any way exploit any of the Services, in whole or in part, except as otherwise expressly permitted in this Agreement and any other agreement applicable to your use of the Services. The Services and all Materials are being licensed and not sold to You pursuant to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Except as expressly stated herein, this grant of License does not convey any other rights in and to the Services or any Materials contained on restricted portions of this Website, express or implied, or ownership of any applicable Materials or any intellectual property rights. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by us. You may not use the Services or any Materials contained on this Website in any manner that infringes on the copyrights or proprietary interests of any third party or that is in violation of any law, as more fully stated in our Content Policy contained in these terms.
General Restrictions on Use
SMS/MMS Message Transmission Restrictions
You acknowledge and agree that by using our Services, You will not do any of the following: (i) Send unsolicited texts without prior consent by the recipient; (ii) Use any equipment or software that has the capacity to store or produce telephone numbers to be called, using a random or sequential number generator, in conjunction with your use of the Services; (iii) Use any equipment or software that has the capacity to initiate messages without human intervention, in conjunction with your use of the Services; (iv) Send any messages to any hospitals, fire, police or utility-related telephone numbers; or (v) send any messages where You intentionally conceal or misstate your identity.
You agree to provide all legally required contact information in any outbound message when and where required by any applicable local, state, national or international laws or regulation.
Mobile Recipient Consent Certification
You represent and warrant that the owners of the phone numbers you initiate messages to using our Services have consented to or otherwise opted-in to the receipt of such messages by You in compliance with all applicable laws or regulations. You agree that you will include clear opt-out/unsubscribe information on your text messages and otherwise adhere to the Consumer Best Practices Guidelines promulgated by the Mobile Marketing Association, if applicable to your messages. You further agree that any individuals requesting “Do-Not-Call” (“DNC”) status shall immediately be placed on your DNC list and You further agree that You will not initiate any subsequent messages to any such individuals.
You acknowledge that You will at all times while using our Services comply with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”), the Federal Trade Commission Act, all rules and regulations promulgated by the the Federal Communications Commission, the DNC list registry rules (http://www.donotcall.gov) and various state laws, rules and regulations place restrictions on your SMS or MMS message campaigns.
Intellectual Property Notice
All logos or any other trademarks, trade names or service marks, whether marked or unmarked, and/or any software, photographs, illustrations, audio files, video files, animations, flash files, data files, code snippets, tags and metatags and other material (collectively "Content") which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights by us or affiliates or other third parties. No Content may be used without our prior written consent. We retain all right, ownership, title and interest in all Content, whether or not we have registered for or has been granted any such protections under State and/or Federal law.
Pricing & Typographical Errors
We are not responsible for pricing, typographical, or other errors in any offer or price stated on this Website or this Agreement and we reserve the right to cancel any memberships/subscriptions arising from such errors. We also reserve the right to cancel any sale made to You if we determine that there were inaccuracies in any description or information contained on this Website regarding the Services.
Your ability to access and use the Services may require the payment of third party fees and charges (including but not limited to fees and charges such as telephone toll charges, airtime charges or Internet service provider fees, or fees or taxes imposed on Internet services, including any sales or use taxes, by governmental agencies). You are responsible for paying all such fees, charges and taxes. We are not responsible for any equipment you may need to be able to access or use the Site or the Services. Standard charges apply to any SMS or MMS message sent originating from your user account.
Registration & Subscriber Accounts
We require that you register and create an account in order to subscribe to the Services offered through our Website. Once you provide the requested information during the registration process, an account will be automatically created. You also warrant and represent to us that any information you provide during registration is accurate and current, and that You are authorized to provide such information. You will be required to maintain and update your registration information as required to keep your information complete and accurate at all times. We may, in our discretion, terminate, suspend, or modify your registration with, or access to, all or part of the Website and/or the Services, without notice, at any time if you have provided untrue, inaccurate or incomplete registration information. You will be issued or required to create a user ID and password to log-in to the restricted areas of our Website in order to use the Services. You can use this log-in information to access the Services at any time and You may create a unique user ID and password after you have logged-in for the first time. It is your responsibility at all times to maintain the security and confidentiality of your account information, including your user ID and password information. We are not responsible and shall have no liability to You for any misuse or unauthorized access or use of your account. You agree that You shall be the only user of your account and will not allow others to use your account information to log-in and access this Website other than has may be expressly allowed under your license rights stated in this Agreement. You assume liability for and are solely responsible at all times for all use and all actions made under or through your account including, but not limited to, unauthorized use by any third parties or any employees. You agree that we may act in reliance, without investigation, upon any of your log-In information. We will not be required to inquire into the truth or evaluate the merits of any of your log-In information.
Children Online Protection Act Notification
Our SMS/MMS Content Policy
The following Policy contains important restrictions, notices and disclaimers that governs your use the images, graphics, photos, videos, audio recordings, text, ideas, all written materials and/or any other written or electronic materials you upload to your Dashboard and use in any of your SMS/MMS campaigns in connection with the Services ("Content"). In consideration for your access and use of the Services offered by us through this Website, You agree to comply with the following terms and conditions at all times during your use of this Website and you Dashboard.
A. Representations And Warranties: You represent that You are the owner, authorized licensee or authorized user of any Content that is uploaded and used directly by You on our Website. You agree that You will not upload, publish, link to or otherwise distribute any Content that:
i) promotes, solicits, comprises or contains abusive, defamatory, excessively violent, harassing, inappropriate, indecent, lascivious, lewd, obscene, pornographic, profane, threatening, vulgar or otherwise inappropriate, objectionable or unlawful material or that is harmful to minorsl; or
ii) encourages conduct that would violate any law or Content that violates any applicable statute, ordinance, regulation or rule; or
iii) contains personal information about any individual without that persons consent or otherwise violates the privacy of any other individual or entity or Content You are not authorized to disclose; or
iv) misrepresents an affiliation with another person or organization or posting any Content that infringes any copyright, trademark, service mark, patent, trade secret or other intellectual property right of any third party; or
v) contains viruses, corrupted files, worms, Trojan horses or any other similar malicious software or programs that may expropriate, intercept or interfere with any data, information, property or system of another person or that may damage interfere or adversely affect the operation of our Website or any computer or other device of any user of our Website; or
vi) is materially false, misleading or inaccurate.
C. User Indemnification: You agree that You shall indemnify, defend, hold harmless and pay any judgment or settlement of, any and all claims or actions of whatever kind or nature asserted by any third party against us, including any of our officers, employees, agents or representatives, as may be applicable, arising from or in connection with: i) any Content You upload in connection with your use of the Services or ii) in any other way related to this Agreement, regardless of the nature or type of any such claim. You agree to pay all expenses, court costs and attorneys' fees incurred by us in connection with any of the foregoing claims or actions.
E. Content Removal & Irrevocable License to Use Content: Any Content you submit, or upload to our Website by any means will be treated as non-confidential and may be restricted from being displayed on this Website under the terms of this Policy, at our sole discretion. When You post Content on this Website, you keep all rights and title to the Content including any copyrights, but You grant us with an irrevocable, nonexclusive, royalty-free and perpetual right to post, display, copy, and modify that Content in connection with the operation of this Website and our business and to sell or otherwise transfer that Content in connection with transfer of operation and/or ownership of this Website or other location to which the Content was posted.
F. Content Disclaimers & Investigations: We shall not be responsible for any of the Content. We assume no responsibility to investigate or verify the accuracy of the Content or that the Content does not violate any law or the rights of some third party or is otherwise injurious or causes some third party to suffer any damages. Under no circumstances shall we be liable for any damages occurring or arising from any Content posted or transmitted on this Website by You that is defamatory, libelous or slanderous, contains any omissions, falsehoods, obscenities, is pornographic or sexually explicit or profane or otherwise violates any law or right of some third party. We do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any Content. We do not generally monitor user activity occurring in connection with the Dashboard. However, if we become aware of any actual or possible violations by You of any provision of this Agreement, including without limitation this User Content Policy, we reserve the right to investigate such actual or possible violations and we may, at our sole discretion, immediately terminate this Agreement (including the License granted herein), or may change, alter or remove any Content, in whole or in part, without prior notice to You. If, as a result of any such investigation, we believe that criminal activity has occurred or is occurring, we reserve the right to refer the matter to, and to cooperate with, any and all applicable law enforcement authorities. In connection with any such investigation, we are entitled, except to the extent prohibited by applicable law, to disclose to law enforcement or other government officials, as we in our sole discretion believes to be necessary or appropriate, any information (including without limitation personally identifiable information), about you that is in our possession in connection with your use of the Dashboard and the Services in general.
G. DMCA and Trademark/Service Mark Policy:We will, in appropriate circumstances as determined in our sole discretion, terminate your rights to submit, upload or post any Content if you infringe the intellectual property rights of others. We will investigate notices of copyright infringement and take appropriate actions pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) ("DMCA"). We also have procedures in place for You to protest any notices of alleged infringement of any Content You have submitted, uploaded or posted to this Website. Please see our DMCA Policy on this Website for more details.
You may terminate this Agreement for any reason or for no reason by sending an email to email@example.com with the subject line "Cancellation." Include your stated desire to cancel in the body of your email and reference the Services. Upon receipt of your email, we will send You written confirmation that this Agreement and your right to use the Services has been terminated and, upon such termination, this Agreement will terminate and we will stop debiting your credit card or other payment method. In the event this Agreement is terminated, such termination shall be effective beginning at 12:00 a.m. EDT (GDT-8 hours) the day following the date You send email notice to us. Notwithstanding, If you fail to accept an update or amendment of this Agreement (as described in this Agreement), this Agreement shall automatically terminate.
If you choose to terminate your subscription, the terms of this Agreement regarding any Content you have uploaded remain applicable. Content that you have posted to the Website, other than Content that has been published, will not be deleted or retired as a result of your termination. We will retain any of your customer’s mobile numbers for a reasonable period of time after termination, but we are not required to do so and make no guarantees in this regard. Data retained in backups will be removed only as the backups are purged in the normal course of our backup procedures. We may terminate this Agreement at any time in our sole discretion and terminate your use and access of our Website by sending you a notice of termination to the e-mail address included in your log-in information (which notice shall be effective upon being sent by us) if: i) You violate or breach one or more provisions of this Agreement; or ii) we determine in our sole and exclusive judgment that terminating your access to our Website or Dashboard is advisable for security reasons, to protect us from liability, or to maintain the continued normal uninterrupted operation of our Website and/or the Services. Once this Agreement is terminated for any reason, your license to use the Services shall terminate and shall otherwise be revoked by us.
Indemnification by You
You hereby agree to defend, indemnify and hold us, our officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, representatives, joint venture or joint venture partners, attorneys or any parent, subsidiary or other entity controlled or owned by us, harmless from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages or costs (including without limitation fees, costs and other expenses of attorneys and expert witnesses) arising out of or in any way related to: (i) any breach of this Agreement by You; (ii) your use of and access of our Website and use of the Services; (iii) any actual or alleged violation by You or by any person using your user account information (whether or not such use is authorized by You) of this Agreement or any applicable law, or any intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or other right of any third party; (iv) any credit-card funded payments to us that are reversed, to the extent applicable or (v) your negligence or willful misconduct.
You hereby release us, our officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives from any and all claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature arising out of or in any way connected with your use of the Services including from any transaction, event, occurrence, injury or other damage arising from or related to any SMS and/or MMS You send and any Content related to the same. If you are a California resident you hereby waive the application to you of California Civil Code Section 1542, which states: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release, which if not known by him or her must have materially affected his or her settlement with the debtor.” If you are not a California resident, you hereby waive any applicable law that is similar to California Civil Code Section 1542.
MESSAGE DELIVERY DISCLAIMER
We disclaim all responsibility for final delivery of any SMS or MMS messages initiated by you through use of the Services. We transmit and receive SMS, and MMS messages via other major telecommunications companies and mobile network operators. Accordingly, we have no control over the timing of the transmission of your messages, or whether they will be delivered successfully. We shall use all commercially reasonable efforts to transmit any messages part of your campaigns for final delivery to your designated recipients as fast as possible, but we make no specific delivery time guarantees. We are not responsible for any messages that cannot be delivered successfully and are ultimately discarded by the relevant telecommunications carrier with or without any notice to you. You agree that we shall not be liable to You for any damages or losses of any kind or nature, known or unknown, stemming from the failure of any SMS or MMS message You initiate using our Services to ultimately be delivered.
Down Time Disclaimer
While we strive to keep downtime to a minimum, from time to time the Site and the Services may be unavailable, whether due to periodic maintenance or otherwise. No downtime “credit”, refund or any other type of proration will be provided by us for downtime caused by any of the following: (i) periodic maintenance (notice of which will be posted in advance on the Site at the point of user log-in and/or e-mailed to the e-mail address contained in your primary Log-In Information); (ii) any reason described in our section regarding Force Majeure; (iii) your inability to connect to or to access the Site or Services due to problems related to your PC hardware, software, network, network setup or security, or your Internet service provider or any other similar problem; or (iv) any other reason. Downtime credit pursuant to this Section will not be issued in connection with any non-paid use including without limitation our initial free-trial period
GENERAL WARRANTY DISCLAIMER
THE SERVICES ARE BEING MADE AVAILABLE AND SOLD ON A "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, "WITH ALL FAULTS" AND IS BEING PROVIDED WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, WE MAKE NO WARRANTY REGARDING THE QUALITY, USEFULNESS, RELIABILITY OF OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICES OR THAT THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS OF USE. YOU AGREE TO ASSUME THE SOLE RISK ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES ARE APPROPRIATE OR LEGAL IN YOUR JURISDICTION. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY UNAVAILABILITY, INTERRUPTION OR DELAY OF ANY SERVERS OR WITH TELECOMMUNICATIONS OR THIRD PARTY SERVICES (INCLUDING DNS PROPAGATION) NECESSARY TO HOST OUR WEBSITE AND/OR TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO ANY SERVICES OR MATERIALS MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR WEBSITE, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. THE USE OF THE SERVICES AND THE MATERIALS THEREFROM SHALL BE DONE SOLELY AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND WITH YOUR UNDERSTANDING THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR ANY LOSS OF DATA OR ANY OTHER HARM THAT RESULTS FROM SUCH ACTIVITIES. WE SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY FAILURE THAT ARISES OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE SERVICES WITH ANY HARDWARE CONFIGURATION, PLATFORM OR OPERATING SYSTEM, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY FAILURE RELATED TO OR ARISING FROM YOUR INABILITY TO CONNECT TO OR TO ACCESS THE WEBSITE OR SERVICES DUE TO PROBLEMS RELATED TO YOUR PC HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, NETWORK, NETWORK SETUP OR SECURITY, OR YOUR INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER OR ANY OTHER SIMILAR PROBLEM.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU AGREE THAT CITYINTROS, LLC, OUR MEMBERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, ATTORNEYS, SUCCESSORS AND/OR ASSIGNS (AS APPLICABLE), SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR ANY OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY LOST PROFITS OR REVENUES, LOST DATA OR LOST GOODWILL OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR YOUR ACCESS AND USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVICES INCLUDING liabILITY for any Content or the access, recording, storage or other use by US thereof, including without limitation: (a) any Content that is sent, received, held, released or otherwise connected in any respect to the WEBSITE or the Services; (b) any Content that is UPLOADED but not received; (c) any access to or alteration of Content by you or any other Person; (d) any Content UPLOADED using, or included in, the SERVICES; (e) any defamatory, illegal, obscene, offensive or threatening content; (f) the conduct of You or anyone else in using the Services; or (g) any infringement of another Person's rights, including without limitation rights of privacy, intellectual property or data protection. YOU AGREE THAT THE COMPANY'S LIABILITY SHALL IN ALL CASES BE LIMITED TO THE MEMBERSHIP FEES PAID BY YOU FOR THE SERVICES DURING THE TERM IN WHICH ANY SUCH DAMAGE OR LOSS HAS OCCURRED. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU AS STATED HEREIN REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OF ANY SUCH DAMAGE OR THE NATURE OF ANY CLAIM, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, BY STATUTE, FOR ANY TORTIOUS CONDUCT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE AND STRICT LIABILITY) OR BY ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE SAME. ACCORDINGLY, YOU AGREE TO WAIVE YOUR RIGHTS UNDER ANY LAWS THAT OTHERWISE MIGHT LIMIT YOUR WAIVER OF SUCH CLAIMS, INCLUDING CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE SECTION 1542 IF YOU ARE A RESIDENT OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, OR ANY OTHER APPLICABLE STATE LAWS.
Exceptions to Disclaimers & Limitations
Some jurisdictions do not allow the waiver of certain warranties or the limitation of liability for certain damages. Accordingly, some of the above warranty disclaimers and limitations of liability may not apply to you. To the extent that we may not disclaim any implied warranty or limit its damages, the scope and duration of any required warranties under law and the extent of our liability shall be as limited as allowed under any applicable laws.
Compliance with Laws
You are solely responsible for compliance with any laws applicable to your use of the Services. You agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations of the United States and the various provinces and states. Access and use of this Website from any jurisdictions where the products or services being provided are illegal is strictly prohibited and we shall have no liability to You whatsoever in such case. By purchasing any product from us, You represent that the products ordered will be used only in a lawful manner.
Restricted Access and Use
The Website and the Services are not available in certain countries or to certain persons, the identity and composition of which may change from time to time in the sole discretion of us including, without limitation, in order to comply with current applicable laws and regulations. We reserve the right to deny access to and use of the Site and the Services to any country, jurisdiction, geographic region, or person at any time and for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation to comply with applicable law.
WE COLLECT AND STORE ALL CUSTOMER MOBILE NUMBERS, CONTENT OF THE SMS/MMS MESSAGES YOU SEND AND THE DATE AND TIME SUCH MESSAGES ARE DELIVERED BY YOU IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES. You are responsible for any information that you send to any recipient of any SMS/MMS message transmitted by You. We have no control over, and shall have no liability to You whatsoever for, whether and in what manner YOU use any of your CUSTOMER’S MOBILE NUMBERS, Identity Information or any other information or materials You provide/UsE through YOUR DASHBOARD THAT YOU CONTROL. You acknowledge that our system does not pre-screen or monitor information that our users provide or otherwise submit onto their Dashboard.
Any violation of the terms of this Section will result in immediate termination of your subscription/account, which such determination will be made by us at our sole-discretion.
B. Authority. If You are accepting these terms on behalf of another person or a legal entity including your business, You represent and warrant that You have full authority to bind that person, company, or legal entity to these terms and otherwise have authority to enter into this Agreement.
C. Severability. If any provision of this Agreement is held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction, in whole or in part, to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any respect, for any reason, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remainder of that provision, any other remaining provisions, and of the entire Agreement shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby, and shall be interpreted, to the extent possible, to achieve the purposes as originally expressed with the provision found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable. Each provision hereof is intended to be severable, and the validity, legality, or enforceability of any provision of this Agreement shall not affect the validity, legality, or enforceability of the remainder of the Agreement.
D. Remedies/Attorney's Fees. In the event of a violation of this Agreement, we shall have each and every remedy available at law or equity in order to address such breach by You. The selection of one remedy shall not preclude the subsequent selection of any other remedy by us as all remedies shall be non-cumulative. In the event any party brings an action to enforce any provisions of this Agreement, whether such action is at law, in equity, or otherwise, and such party prevails in such action, that party shall be entitled, in addition to any other rights or remedies available to it, to collect from the non-prevailing party the reasonable costs and expenses incurred in the investigation preceding such action and the bringing of such action, including but not limited to reasonable attorney fees and court costs. YOU AGREE THAT ANY CLAIM MUST BE FILED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE ACTS OR OCCURRENCES SUPPORTING SUCH A CLAIM, WITHOUT TOLLING FOR A FAILURE TO DISCOVER SUCH ACT OR OCCURRENCE. IF YOU DO NOT FILE A CLAIM WITHIN THE REQUISITE ONE (1) YEAR PERIOD, THAT CLAIM(S) SHALL BE WAIVED AND RELEASED AND YOU SHALL BE FOREVER BARRED FROM ASSERTING THAT CLAIM(S).
E. Venue & Choice of Law. Any and all claims, demands, controversies or legal proceedings arising out of or related to this Agreement and/or your use of this Website may only be brought exclusively in the Benton County District Court, situated in Kennewick, Washington, U.S.A. and You hereby expressly agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such court and consent to extra-territorial service of process. Further, You waive any right to challenge the selection and choice of jurisdiction and You acknowledge that the right of selection of jurisdiction being waived by You is a valid part of the consideration of allowing access to and use of this Website by You. This Agreement shall be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the state of Washington, U.S.A., without regard to any applicable provincial conflict of laws principles and without regard to any applicable International laws, treaties or regulations.
F. Waiver. The waiver by us of a breach of any provision of this Agreement by You shall not operate or be construed as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach by You.
G. Prior Dealings. No course of prior dealings between the parties and no usage of trade will be relevant to determine the meaning of or interpretation of any provision contained in this Agreement.
H. Assignment. This Agreement inures to the benefit of and is binding upon the parties and their successors and assigns. You may not assign, delegate or otherwise transfer all or any part of your rights or obligations under this Agreement without prior written consent by us. Any such attempted assignment, delegation, or transfer will be null and void.
I. Survival. Any provisions in this Agreement which by their nature extend beyond the termination or expiration of any license to use the Services will remain in effect until fulfilled and will apply to both parties' respective successors and permitted assigns.
J. No Joint Venture or Partnership. Nothing in this Agreement will be construed as creating a joint venture, partnership, agency or employment relationship between the parties, nor will either party have the right, power or authority to create any obligation or duty, express or implied, on behalf of the other.
K. Force Majeure. We shall not be liable for any delay or failure in our performance under this Agreement due to Force Majeure, which shall mean acts of God, earthquake, labor disputes, changes in law, regulation or government policy, riots, war, fire, flood, insurrection, sabotage, embargo, epidemics, acts or omissions of vendors or suppliers, transportation difficulties, unavailability of interruption or delay in telecommunications or third party services (including DNS propagation), failure of third party software or hardware or inability to obtain raw materials, supplies, or power used in or equipment needed to host this Website or otherwise fulfill our obligations to You under this Agreement.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED IN THIS AGREEMENT, YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES OR YOUR USER DASHBOARD.